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National Socialism

From Anne Applebaum at the WaPo in May, 2016: It’s been highly amusing to watch the international press struggle to describe Norbert Hofer, the candidate who has just lost, by a tiny handful of votes, the Austrian presidential election. Hofer bitterly opposes immigration and uses … Continue reading

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I Am a Nazi

No, I don’t brandish a shield or engage in racist violence.  In fact, I pretty much despise Christofascists and privileged White people in general.  I don’t know about God, but the gospels seem like a pretty good idea. I’m a … Continue reading

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We Are All Deplorables

From Chris Hedges: I spent two years writing a book on the Christian right called “American Fascists: The Christian Right and the War on America.” I spent many months with dispossessed white workers in states such as Missouri, Kansas, Florida, … Continue reading

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The Audacity of Trump

I’ve read predictions for Donald Trump from Chomsky, Nader, Hedges and West, who make up the four horsemen of the political wilderness, or what used to be the left.  To a man, they don’t give the new administration a chance … Continue reading

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Steve Bannon’s New Political Movement

From Michael Wolff at The Hollywood Reporter: “I’m not a white nationalist, I’m a nationalist. I’m an economic nationalist,” he tells me. “The globalists gutted the American working class and created a middle class in Asia. The issue now is … Continue reading

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